"Now get this, if I say “I’m just tired”, what that really means is “I feel like goddam shit right now, I just don’t want to ruin your fucking day too."
the AV club interviews James Urbaniak for Random Roles!
AVC: Were you doing anything in the live comic-strip readings that approximated Dr. Venture, that made you seem right for the character?
JU: I just think my usual kinetic neuroticism that I give to other characters. [Laughs.] The character is cast to type. I do tend to play a lot of bespectacled creeps and weirdos.
"The world is covered in a fine patina of feces,” as the Stanford microbiologist Stanley Falkow tells students."
From Michael Pollan’s article in the NY Times magazine, Some of My Best Friends are Germs. Turns out, we can learn some interesting things from the microbes in our guts.